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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Roaf, St J. Simpson
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jul 04, 2022 04:38 PM History
A fortified island in (or fort alongside) the Euphrates mentioned by Ammianus. Possibly to be identified with the modern island of Bidjan or the city of Haditha in Iraq.

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island, settlement-modern, fort, tower (deprecated)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 91 Achaiachala Ins.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Haditha or Bijan Island?

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M. Roaf, St J. Simpson, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Achaiachala: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 04 October 2023]

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